Is there a PHP-like safe mode?

Aquila Deus aquila_deus at hotmail.com
Fri Jul 16 03:51:05 CEST 2004


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On 15 Jul 2004 16:01:15 GMT, Martin Schuette wrote:

> Hello,
> is there some way to use Python similar to PHP's safe-mode, i.e.
> restricting the file access to a certain directory and disabling
> potentially dangerous functions like os.system()?

This: http://www.python.org/dev/doc/devel/lib/restricted.html

But... "In Python 2.3 these modules have been disabled due to various known
and not readily fixable security holes."


hmmmmm...

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